The Institute for Translational Medicine and Therapeutics at the Perelman School of Medicine has received a $55 million renewal grant from the NIH.
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Arthur Caplan of the Perelman School of Medicine says “the government's handling of [a salmonella] outbreak raises ethical questions about why the public wasn't warned sooner.”
Penn Ranks First in Clinical and Translational Science Award Renewal From National Institutes of Health
Philadelphia — The Institute for Translational Medicine and Therapeutics (ITMAT) of the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania received a $55 million renewal from the NIH in recognition for their success during the first five years of the Clinical and Translational Science Awards (CTSA) program. The CTSAs are administered by the National Center for Research Resources.
Neal Nathanson and Jun Mao of the Perelman School of Medicine are quoted about acupuncture.
Arthur Caplan of the Perelman School of Medicine is cited for his research on drug addiction.
John O'Reardon of the Perelman School of Medicine discusses deep brain stimulation to treat depression
President Amy Gutmann describes the late Ruth Perelman as a person of “generous spirit and strong commitment to education, medicine, and culture in Philadelphia [who] will be remembered for countless generations to come.”
PHILADELPHIA — Men are more likely than die from injury than are women.
Susan B. Sorenson, a professor at the University of Pennsylvania School of Social Policy & Practice, has evaluated nearly 30 years of national injury mortality data and found that men are at greater risk of injury mortality throughout their lives.